Calendar

BRIDGTON

Thur., Sept. 20 — LEA Forestry for Maine Birds workshop, 11:45 a.m., Maine Lake Science Center, Willett Road. Bring lunch, water; dress appropriately for outdoors. Free, registration required. FMI and to register alanna@leamaine.org

Thur., Sept. 20 — LEA Forestry for Maine Birds presentation and discussion, 6 p.m., Bear Bones Beer, Cottage Street. FMI alanna@leamaine.org

Sat., Sept. 22 — September Fall Fest, 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., Ham Complex, Rte. 302, BRAG Way (across from  MacDonald Motors). Family fun, live music, food. $3 admission. Proceeds benefit Ham Complex. For more information, 408-2833.

Sat., Sept. 22 — Paper Art for kids, 10 a.m. – noon, Public Library. FMI 647-2472.

Tue., Sept. 25 — Food pantry, 11 a.m. – 1 p.m., St. Joseph Catholic Church, 225 South High St. All welcome. FMI 647-2334 or 743-2606.

Wed., Sept. 26 — “Bonding with Books” interest meeting (ages 8 – 12), 3:30 – 4:30 p.m., Public Library. FMI 647 2472.

CASCO

Tue., Sept. 25 — Book group discussion, 7 p.m., Casco Public Library, 5 Leach Hill Rd. Book: The One in a Million Boy by Maine author Monica Wood. All welcome. FMI 627-4541.

DENMARK

Fri., Sept. 21 — Denmark Mountain Hikers, easy hike, Pine Mountain, Pinkham Notch, N.H. (2,405 ft.). Meet 8 a.m. at Denmark Congregational Church. FMI 756-2247.

Sun., Sept. 23 — Discovering New England Stone Walls, presentation by Kevin Gardner, 2 p.m., Denmark Arts Center, 50 West Main St. FMI and reservations 452-2412.

Sat., Sept. 29 — Fall Harvest Festival, Denmark Congregational Church. Harvest Table, bake sale, lunch table. For more information, 215-7101.

HARRISON

Sat., Sept. 22 — Hunter safety course, 7:30 a.m. – 4 p.m., Western Maine Fish & Game clubhouse, 1026 Norway Rd. (Rte. 117). FMI Arlin 583-4535.

Sun., Sept. 23 — Hunter safety course, 8 a.m. – 4 p.m., Western Maine Fish & Game clubhouse, 1026 Norway Rd. (Rte. 117). FMI Arlin 583-4535.

Wed., Oct. 3 — Historical Society meeting, 7 p.m., Museum on Maple Ridge Rd. Program: panel discussion.

HIRAM

Sat., Sept. 22 — Slide show and lecture by Ed Webster, author of Everest the Hard Way, 1:30 p.m., Arts Center, 8 Hancock Ave. FMI 625-4650.

Sat., Sept. 29 — Tim Caverly, Maine children’s author of The Allagash Tales, 1:30 p.m., slide show and reading. Soldiers Memorial Library, 85 Main St. FMI 625-4650.

OTISFIELD

Sat., Sept. 29 — Community contra dance, 6 – 8 p.m., Otisfield Community Hall, 292 Rte. 121. Family friendly, no experience or partner necessary. Free admission, donations accepted. FMI 539-3072.

SEBAGO

Sat., Sept. 22 — Fall Harvest Open House, 1 – 4 p.m., Sebago Historical Society Museum, 347 Convene Rd. Traditional crafts and skills demonstrations, museum open for viewing. FMI www.sebagohistoricalsociety.org

AREA EVENTS

Fri., Sept. 21 — OCEA-R meeting, 11 a.m. lunch followed by program, Universalist Church, Main St., West Paris. Program: Oxford Hills Ukulele Group.

Sat., Sept. 22 — Harvest Day and Barn Sale, beanhole lunch, 9 a.m. – 2 p.m., Congregational Church of East Sumner, 50 Main St. (Rte. 219), East Sumner. For more information, 388-2263 or 388-2667.

Sat., Sept. 22 — Erica Brown and the Bluegrass Connection, 7 p.m., North Windham Union Church, 723 Roosevelt Trail (Rte. 302), Windham. $15 adults, $12 students/seniors. Tickets at door or at www.mwamconcerts.com. FMI 892-6142.

Sat., Sept. 22 — Ping Pong Circus hosted by Michael Trautman, 7:30 p.m., Celebration Barn Theater, 190 Stock Farm Rd., South Paris. FMI and tickets 743-8452.

Wed., Sept. 26 — Mt. Washington Valley Stompers Intro to Modern Square Dancing, 7 p.m., Tin Mountain Conservation Center, 1245 Bald Hill Rd., Albany, N.H. First three weeks free. FMI 603-730-7052.

Sat., Sept. 29 — The Ale House String Band, 7:30 p.m., Celebration Barn Theater, 190 Stock Farm Rd., South Paris. FMI and tickets 743-8452.

ONGOING WEEKLY

DAILY

Alcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trail, Raymond.

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon - 1 p.m., St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Sweden Rd., Bridgton. O/D

MONDAYS

Taoist Tai Chi beginner class, 9 – 10:30 a.m., Harrison Congregational Church

Jumpin’ Janes Senior Fitness, 9 - 10 a.m. Mon., Wed., Fri., Bridgton Town Hall, North High Street. FMI 647-2402.

Sebago Food Pantry, 9 - 10:30 a.m. (3:30 - 5:30 p.m. 2nd Mon.) Nazarene Church, Rte. 114. FMI 787-2177.

Lovell Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. - noon, Lovell United Church of Christ.

Bridge, 1 p.m., Bradley St., Fryeburg. Runs year-round.

Cribbage, 2 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Celebrate Recovery, Christ-based 12-step recovery program, 6 - 8 p.m., Lake Region Vineyard Church, 402 Main St., Bridgton. FMI 647-5439.

Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m. Bridgton Community Center, 15 Depot St. ODLH

Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

TUESDAYS

Taoist Tai Chi continuing class, 9 – 11 a.m., Harrison Congregational Church.

Jeanette’s Free Clothing Closet, 9 - 11:30 a.m., First Congregational Church, Bridgton.

Tai Chi Maine, 10 a.m., set practice, Town Hall, Bridgton.

Chickadee Quilters, 10 a.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Tunes for Tots, 10 - 11 a.m., Bridgton Public Library.

Naples Food Pantry, 10 - 11:30 a.m., United Methodist Church, Village Green. FMI 595-2754.

Technology Help, 10:30 - noon, Bridgton Public Library

Bridgton Food Pantry, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m., Methodist Church, 98 Main St., FMI 647-4476.

Community Lunch, noon, Sebago Nazarene Church, $3.50 suggested donation

Bridge, 12:15 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Cards/Board games, noon - 2:30 p.m., Harrison Fire Station Community Room.

Adult Knitting, 1 - 3 p.m., Bridgton Public Library.

LEGO Club, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m., Bridgton Public Library.

Yarn Junkies, 4:30 – 6:30 p.m., Casco Public Library.

Ping Pong, 5 – 8 p.m., Bridgton Town Hall, all welcome, equipment provided free.

Harrison Food Bank, 6 - 7:30 p.m., VFW Hall, 176 Waterford Rd. FMI 890-9742.

Al-Anon Bridgton, 7 p.m. Newcomers Meeting, 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. Open Meeting, St. Joseph Catholic Church.

AA Step Mtgs., 7 p.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

WEDNESDAYS

Jumpin’ Janes Senior Fitness, 9 - 10 a.m. Mon., Wed., Fri., Bridgton Town Hall, North High Street. FMI 647-2402.

Taoist Tai Chi beginner class, 9 – 10:30 a.m., 41 Depot St., Bridgton

Story Time, 9:30 a.m., Denmark Public Library, Rte. 117.

Lovell Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. - noon, Lovell United Church of Christ.

Kids’ Knitting, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m., Bridgton Public Library

Sweden Food Pantry, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m., Sweden Community Church. Rte. 93. First and third Wednesday of the month only.

Senior Lunch, noon, Bridgton Community Center.

Ping Pong, 1 - 3 p.m., Harrison Fire Station Community Room.

Mah Jongg, 1 - 4 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Conversational Spanish, 4 - 4:45 p.m., Bridgton Public Library.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly), 5:30 p.m., BHPG conference room, old Bridgton Hospital, 25 Hospital Dr. FMI 615-7680.

Over 40 Pickleball, 5:30 - 7 p.m., Harrison Elementary School. FMI 583-2241.

Bible Study, 6 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 - 8 p.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

Otisfield Sewing & Craft Group, 1 - 3:30 p.m. (every Wed, except 3rd Wed. of mo.), Community Hall.

THURSDAYS

Rotary Club Meeting, 7:15 a.m. Bridgton Community Center.

AA Step-Meeting, 9 a.m., Step Sisters 6 p.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

Taoist Tai Chi beginner class, 9 – 10:30 a.m., Denmark Arts Center, Denmark

Tai Chi Maine, 10 a.m., new beginner class, Town Hall, Bridgton.

Gathering Place for Seniors, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Lovell United Church of Christ, Rte. 5. FMI 925-1321.

The Academy Collects, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pace Galleries of Art, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg Academy.

Gathering Place Support Group, noon, Bridgton Community Center.

Free Community Kettle Supper, 5 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Pickleball, 7 p.m., Casco Community Center Gym. FMI 627-4187.

Chickadee Quilters, 6:30 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

FRIDAYS

Coffee Call, 8 - 11 a.m., Caswell Conservancy Center, 42 Main St., Harrison.

Jumpin’ Janes Senior Fitness, 9 - 10 a.m. Mon., Wed., Fri., Bridgton Town Hall, North High Street. FMI 647-2402.

Taoist Tai Chi beginner class, 10 – 11:30 a.m., 41 Depot St., Bridgton

Preschool Storytime, 10 - 11 a.m., Bridgton Public Library.

Harrison Farmers Market, 1 p.m. – 5 p.m., located at the turnout on Rte. 117, just before the bridge.

Over 40 Men’s Basketball, 4 p.m., Brownfield/Denmark School.

Pickup Volleyball, 6:30 - 9 p.m., Casco Community Center gym, 940 Meadow Rd., Free, all levels welcome. Bring sneakers, water, knee pads. Call 627-4187 FMI and to reserve a spot.

SATURDAYS

Bridgton Farmers Market, 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., Depot St. (behind Renys).

Sebago Clothes Closet, 9 a.m. – noon. Free clothing, footwear, and bedding for Maine citizens. Warming hut next to Church of Nazarene, Rte. 114, Sebago. FMI 787-2177.

Taoist Tai Chi continuing class, 9 – 11 a.m., 41 Depot St., Bridgton

Lovell Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. - noon, Lovell United Church of Christ.

Pickleball,  9 - 11 a.m., Harrison Elementary School, Naples Road.

Farmers’ Market, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Charlotte Hobbs Memorial Library, Lovell.

Bible Study, 11 a.m. – noon, Caswell Conservancy Center, Main Street, Harrison.

AA Meeting, O/BB/D/A/L, 7 - 8 p.m., Lovell Church of Christ, 1174 Main St.

AA Beginner’s & Group Mtgs., 7 - 8 p.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

SUNDAYS

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Harrison Congregational Church